" I hate when people hide behind religion to justify their ignorance. If you are going to use the Bible as the basis for your beliefs then be consistent! The bible also says no shellfish, consider menstruation and new mothers unclean, no revenge, no tattoos or piercings, no shaving for men, no wearing garments "mingled of linen and woollen", no pork, and has some rather crazy ideas and limitations about divorce. Yet these all seem fine to ignore so long as you don't love someone o... "